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Pruning and Caring for Fruit Trees - Petaluma
Petaluma Library
100 Fairgrounds Drive
Petaluma, California 94952
Contact: Info desk: 707-565-2608 or mgsonoma@ucdavis.edu
Sponsor: UC Master Gardener Program of Sonoma County

Join Sonoma County Master Gardener Steve Ehrmann to learn how to prune and care for fruit trees. Steve will discuss:

  • Pruning fruit trees (how and why)
  • Rootstock considerations
  • Developing alternate tree shapes
  • Develop strong structural branching
  • Summer vs winter pruning to contain tree height
  • Value of mulch (fertilization, soil tilth, water retention)
  • Drip irrigation

Registration Required: Go to https://bit.ly/3Z3xdgG or http://sonomamg.ucanr.edu/ Upcoming Events to complete your registration. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about attending the library talk.

Location: Petaluma Library, 100 Fairgrounds Drive, Petaluma